Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1963
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1947
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Jan–Feb 1963
2-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Dec 1962–Feb 1963
3-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Nov 1962–Feb 1963
4-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Oct 1962–Feb 1963
5-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1962–Feb 1963
6-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1962–Feb 1963
7-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1962–Feb 1963
8-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–Feb 1963
9-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918, 1931, 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
May 1962–Feb 1963
10-Month
22.89"
(581.41mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Apr 1962–Feb 1963
11-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1944
Mar 1962–Feb 1963
12-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.82"
(-71.62mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1961–Feb 1963
18-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1974
Mar 1961–Feb 1963
24-Month
58.89"
(1,495.81mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Mar 1960–Feb 1963
36-Month
87.05"
(2,211.07mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Mar 1959–Feb 1963
48-Month
117.96"
(2,996.18mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Mar 1958–Feb 1963
60-Month
148.01"
(3,759.45mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/